Man dies after vehicle lands on his chest

URBANA — Champaign County officials report a 49-year-old man died Tuesday after a jeep he was working on fell off a jack and landed on his chest.

Jeffrey Lynn O’Brien, 3397 Kennard Kingscreek Road, Cable, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Champaign County coroner.

Authorities were called to his residence about 12:15 p.m. Tuesday after he reportedly was found by a family member.

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